Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

0.1

Klein to White, no run, a bit too wide of offstump and left alone

0.2

Klein to White, no run

0.3

Klein to White, no run, shortish and close to the body, left alone

0.4

Klein to White, no run

0.5

Klein to White, no run, quick delivery, brushes White's body and there is some minor excitement from the bowler

0.6

Klein to White, no run

End of over 1 (maiden) Eastern Province 0/0
DJ White    0* (6b)      D Klein    1-1-0-0
JT Smuts    0* (0b)     

1.1

Pretorius to Smuts, no run, first delivery let alone

1.2

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

1.3

Pretorius to Smuts, 1 no ball, outside offstump and left alone, but Pretorius oversteps

1.3

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

1.4

Pretorius to Smuts, no run, Smuts plays forward but the ball passes the edge of the bat as it carries through to the keeper

1.5

Pretorius to Smuts, 1 run, a quick drop and run

1.6

Pretorius to White, 1 run, pushed off the pads towards square leg

End of over 2 (3 runs) Eastern Province 3/0
DJ White    1* (7b)      D Pretorius    1-0-3-0
JT Smuts    1* (6b)      D Klein    1-1-0-0

2.1

Klein to White, FOUR, short, wide and fiercely cut away

2.2

Klein to White, no run, Klein's response is good - pitches it a bit shorter, closer to the body and it whistles past the batsman

2.3

Klein to White, 2 runs, Klein errs on the bads and the ball is pushed towards the fielder on the fine leg boundary

2.4

Klein to White, no run

2.5

Klein to White, no run

2.6

Klein to White, 2 runs, pushed towards square leg for a couple - good throw from the fielder clips the stumps but White was well in

End of over 3 (8 runs) Eastern Province 11/0
DJ White    9* (13b 1x4)      D Klein    2-1-8-0
JT Smuts    1* (6b)      D Pretorius    1-0-3-0

3.1

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

3.2

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

3.3

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

3.4

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

3.5

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

3.6

Pretorius to Smuts, FOUR, spoiling a good over, Pretorius delivers a rank half-volley which Smuts duly dispatches straight down the ground

End of over 4 (4 runs) Eastern Province 15/0
JT Smuts    5* (12b 1x4)      D Pretorius    2-0-7-0
DJ White    9* (13b 1x4)      D Klein    2-1-8-0

4.1

Klein to White, no run, a quicker delivery left alone - there was some effort behind that one from Klein

4.2

Klein to White, no run

4.3

Klein to White, FOUR, too short and barely bouncing above waist height. White doesn't miss out and pulls it to the short square boundary. Klein is livid with himself

4.4

Klein to White, no run

4.5

Klein to White, no run

4.6

Klein to White, no run

End of over 5 (4 runs) Eastern Province 19/0
DJ White    13* (19b 2x4)      D Klein    3-1-12-0
JT Smuts    5* (12b 1x4)      D Pretorius    2-0-7-0

5.1

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

5.2

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

5.3

Pretorius to Smuts, no run

5.4

Pretorius to Smuts, FOUR, Pretorius errs slightly with his line and Smuts sends it to the short boundary on his off-side

5.5

Pretorius to Smuts, 1 run, flicked behind square, fine leg has to run up and collect. Keeps it down to one

5.6

Pretorius to White, no run

End of over 6 (5 runs) Eastern Province 24/0
DJ White    13* (20b 2x4)      D Pretorius    3-0-12-0
JT Smuts    10* (17b 2x4)      D Klein    3-1-12-0

6.1

Klein to Smuts, no run

6.2

Klein to Smuts, no run, short delivery but hit straight to point, who collects it on the bounce

6.3

Klein to Smuts, no run

6.4

Klein to Smuts, no run

6.5

Klein to Smuts, no run, driven straight back to the bowler

6.6

Klein to Smuts, no run

End of over 7 (maiden) Eastern Province 24/0
JT Smuts    10* (23b 2x4)      D Klein    4-2-12-0
DJ White    13* (20b 2x4)      D Pretorius    3-0-12-0

7.1

Pretorius to White, no run, good length delivery, played at by White but the ball doesn't take the edge

7.2

Pretorius to White, no run, fished at by White but missed

7.3

Pretorius to White, no run

7.4

Pretorius to White, no run

7.5

Pretorius to White, no run

7.6

Pretorius to White, 2 runs, squeezed square into a fairly vacant leg-side field, allowing White and Smuts to run a couple

End of over 8 (2 runs) Eastern Province 26/0
DJ White    15* (26b 2x4)      D Pretorius    4-0-14-0
JT Smuts    10* (23b 2x4)      D Klein    4-2-12-0

8.1

Klein to Smuts, 1 run, short and defended into the ground by Smuts - there are no fielders in close, allowing an easy single

8.2

Klein to White, no run

8.3

Klein to White, no run, White plays forward and the ball passes perilously close to the edge of his bat

8.4

Klein to White, no run

8.5

Klein to White, 1 run, pushed into the covers for an easy single

8.6

Klein to Smuts, no run

End of over 9 (2 runs) Eastern Province 28/0
JT Smuts    11* (25b 2x4)      D Klein    5-2-14-0
DJ White    16* (30b 2x4)      D Pretorius    4-0-14-0

9.1

Pretorius to White, no run

9.2

Pretorius to White, no run

9.3

Pretorius to White, no run

9.4

Pretorius to White, no run

9.5

Pretorius to White, no run

9.6

Pretorius to White, 1 no ball, Pretorius oversteps but White leaves

9.6

Pretorius to White, no run

End of over 10 (1 run) Eastern Province 29/0
DJ White    16* (37b 2x4)      D Pretorius    5-0-15-0
JT Smuts    11* (25b 2x4)      D Klein    5-2-14-0

10.1

Klein to Smuts, no run

10.2

Klein to Smuts, 2 runs, driven square towards the long boundary

10.3

Klein to Smuts, no run

10.4

Klein to Smuts, no run

10.5

Klein to Smuts, FOUR, full and driven straight. Mid on gives chase but in vain - travelling on the downhill, the ball was always going to win

10.6

Klein to Smuts, no run

End of over 11 (6 runs) Eastern Province 35/0
JT Smuts    17* (31b 3x4)      D Klein    6-2-20-0
DJ White    16* (37b 2x4)      D Pretorius    5-0-15-0

11.1

Mazibuko to White, 1 run, a bit of pace on that one and it takes the edge of White's bat, running down to third man

11.2

Mazibuko to Smuts, no run

11.3

Mazibuko to Smuts, no run

11.4

Mazibuko to Smuts, 1 run, driven but not well-timed and mid on runs to collect

11.5

Mazibuko to White, no run

11.6

Mazibuko to White, no run

End of over 12 (2 runs) Eastern Province 37/0
DJ White    17* (40b 2x4)      VCM Mazibuko    1-0-2-0
JT Smuts    18* (34b 3x4)      D Klein    6-2-20-0

12.1

Bulbulia to Smuts, no run

12.2

Bulbulia to Smuts, no run

12.3

Bulbulia to Smuts, OUT, Smuts pulls straight to Vardhan at square leg, who takes a good low catch

JT Smuts c Vardhan b Bulbulia 18 (48m 37b 3x4 0x6) SR: 48.64

12.4

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

12.5

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

12.6

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

End of over 13 (wicket maiden) Eastern Province 37/1
CN Ackermann    0* (3b)      Y Bulbulia    1-1-0-1
DJ White    17* (40b 2x4)      VCM Mazibuko    1-0-2-0

13.1

Mazibuko to White, 1 run, pushed directly towards towards the square leg umpire, who moves politely out of the way

13.2

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

13.3

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

13.4

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run, Ackermann plays forward and the ball just whistles past the edge of his bat

13.5

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

13.6

Mazibuko to Ackermann, 1 run, an edge down to third man gets the skipper off the mark

End of over 14 (2 runs) Eastern Province 39/1
CN Ackermann    1* (8b)      VCM Mazibuko    2-0-4-0
DJ White    18* (41b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    1-1-0-1

14.1

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

14.2

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

14.3

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

14.4

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

14.5

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

14.6

Bulbulia to Ackermann, FOUR, a bit slow and too full, easy pickings for Ackermann, who flicks it just behind square to the short boundary. Fine leg attempts to stop it just before the rope but his dive is in vain

End of over 15 (4 runs) Eastern Province 43/1
CN Ackermann    5* (14b 1x4)      Y Bulbulia    2-1-4-1
DJ White    18* (41b 2x4)      VCM Mazibuko    2-0-4-0

15.1

Mazibuko to White, no run

15.2

Mazibuko to White, 1 run, pushed away for a quick single

15.3

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

15.4

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

15.5

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

15.6

Mazibuko to Ackermann, 3 runs, short and Ackermann hooks it, the ball not quite catching the middle of the bat. The boundary is a long one and the chasing fielder retrieves the ball where it has stopped about a foot short of the rope

End of over 16 (4 runs) Eastern Province 47/1
CN Ackermann    8* (18b 1x4)      VCM Mazibuko    3-0-8-0
DJ White    19* (43b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    2-1-4-1

16.1

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

16.2

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

16.3

Bulbulia to Ackermann, FOUR, driven straight down the ground, fitting way to bring up the team's fifty

16.4

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

16.5

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

16.6

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run, solid forward defensive

End of over 17 (4 runs) Eastern Province 51/1
CN Ackermann    12* (24b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    3-1-8-1
DJ White    19* (43b 2x4)      VCM Mazibuko    3-0-8-0

17.1

Mazibuko to White, no run

17.2

Mazibuko to White, FOUR, late cut, beautifully played and it races to the short boundary just behind square on the offside

17.3

Mazibuko to White, no run

17.4

Mazibuko to White, FOUR, full and pitching on leg, easily flicked to a vacant fine leg boundary

17.5

Mazibuko to White, OUT, White flashes at one wide of offstumpt and Vardhan takes a good catch well above his head at second slip

DJ White c Vardhan b Mazibuko 27 (72m 48b 4x4 0x6) SR: 56.25

17.6

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

End of over 18 (8 runs) Eastern Province 59/2
MBA Smith    0* (1b)      VCM Mazibuko    4-0-16-1
CN Ackermann    12* (24b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    3-1-8-1

18.1

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

18.2

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

18.3

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

18.4

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

18.5

Bulbulia to Ackermann, 2 runs

18.6

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

End of over 19 (2 runs) Eastern Province 61/2
CN Ackermann    14* (30b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    4-1-10-1
MBA Smith    0* (1b)      VCM Mazibuko    4-0-16-1

19.1

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

19.2

Mazibuko to Smith, 1 run

19.3

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

19.4

Mazibuko to Ackermann, 2 runs

19.5

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

19.6

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

End of over 20 (3 runs) Eastern Province 64/2
CN Ackermann    16* (34b 2x4)      VCM Mazibuko    5-0-19-1
MBA Smith    1* (3b)      Y Bulbulia    4-1-10-1

20.1

Klein to Smith, no run

20.2

Klein to Smith, 1 leg bye

20.3

Klein to Ackermann, no run

20.4

Klein to Ackermann, no run

20.5

Klein to Ackermann, no run

20.6

Klein to Ackermann, no run

End of over 21 (1 run, maiden) Eastern Province 65/2
CN Ackermann    16* (38b 2x4)      D Klein    7-3-20-0
MBA Smith    1* (5b)      VCM Mazibuko    5-0-19-1

21.1

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

21.2

Mazibuko to Smith, 2 runs

21.3

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

21.4

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

21.5

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

21.6

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

End of over 22 (2 runs) Eastern Province 67/2
MBA Smith    3* (11b)      VCM Mazibuko    6-0-21-1
CN Ackermann    16* (38b 2x4)      D Klein    7-3-20-0

22.1

Klein to Ackermann, no run

22.2

Klein to Ackermann, 2 runs

22.3

Klein to Ackermann, no run

22.4

Klein to Ackermann, no run

22.5

Klein to Ackermann, no run, fuller and thuds into the pads, Klein's reaction is half hopeful appeal, half exasperation

22.6

Klein to Ackermann, no run

End of over 23 (2 runs) Eastern Province 69/2
CN Ackermann    18* (44b 2x4)      D Klein    8-3-22-0
MBA Smith    3* (11b)      VCM Mazibuko    6-0-21-1

23.1

Pretorius to Smith, no run

23.2

Pretorius to Smith, FOUR, played late, well cut and runs underneath the body of a diving point

23.3

Pretorius to Smith, FOUR, another cut, more conventional this time but the same result

23.4

Pretorius to Smith, 1 run

23.5

Pretorius to Ackermann, no run

23.6

Pretorius to Ackermann, no run

End of over 24 (9 runs) Eastern Province 78/2
CN Ackermann    18* (46b 2x4)      D Pretorius    6-0-24-0
MBA Smith    12* (15b 2x4)      D Klein    8-3-22-0

24.1

Klein to Smith, no run

24.2

Klein to Smith, no run

24.3

Klein to Smith, no run

24.4

Klein to Smith, 1 run, cut behind square, collected by backward point

24.5

Klein to Ackermann, no run

24.6

Klein to Ackermann, no run

End of over 25 (1 run) Eastern Province 79/2
CN Ackermann    18* (48b 2x4)      D Klein    9-3-23-0
MBA Smith    13* (19b 2x4)      D Pretorius    6-0-24-0

25.1

Pretorius to Smith, 1 run

25.2

Pretorius to Ackermann, no run

25.3

Pretorius to Ackermann, 1 no ball

25.3

Pretorius to Ackermann, no run

25.4

Pretorius to Ackermann, no run

25.5

Pretorius to Ackermann, no run

25.6

Pretorius to Ackermann, no run

End of over 26 (2 runs) Eastern Province 81/2
CN Ackermann    18* (54b 2x4)      D Pretorius    7-0-26-0
MBA Smith    14* (20b 2x4)      D Klein    9-3-23-0

26.1

Klein to Smith, no run

26.2

Klein to Smith, no run

26.3

Klein to Smith, no run

26.4

Klein to Smith, no run

26.5

Klein to Smith, 1 run, short and pulled behind square - collected by fine leg, who has to do a little running

26.6

Klein to Ackermann, FOUR, short, not much bounce and Ackermann pulls it well. Races to the boundary just behind square. The fine leg fielder didn't even get a look in

End of over 27 (5 runs) Eastern Province 86/2
CN Ackermann    22* (55b 3x4)      D Klein    10-3-28-0
MBA Smith    15* (25b 2x4)      D Pretorius    7-0-26-0

27.1

Pretorius to Smith, no run

27.2

Pretorius to Smith, 1 no ball, Pretorius developing a habit of this

27.2

Pretorius to Smith, no run

27.3

Pretorius to Smith, no run

27.4

Pretorius to Smith, no run

27.5

Pretorius to Smith, no run

27.6

Pretorius to Smith, 1 run, Smith plays straight and the ball squirts off the edge of the bat, running down to third man and allowing a single

End of over 28 (2 runs) Eastern Province 88/2
MBA Smith    16* (32b 2x4)      D Pretorius    8-0-28-0
CN Ackermann    22* (55b 3x4)      D Klein    10-3-28-0

28.1

Klein to Smith, no run

28.2

Klein to Smith, no run

28.3

Klein to Smith, no run

28.4

Klein to Smith, no run

28.5

Klein to Smith, no run

28.6

Klein to Smith, no run, wide and very full, Smith attempts a drive and misses

End of over 29 (maiden) Eastern Province 88/2
MBA Smith    16* (38b 2x4)      D Klein    11-4-28-0
CN Ackermann    22* (55b 3x4)      D Pretorius    8-0-28-0

29.1

Pretorius to Ackermann, 1 run, squeezed behind square on the leg side

29.2

Pretorius to Smith, no run, length delivery, left alone but kept very low. VD Bergh had to take that on the third bounce

29.3

Pretorius to Smith, no run

29.4

Pretorius to Smith, no run, full but played straight back to the bowler

29.5

Pretorius to Smith, no run, Smith hangs his bat out to dry but luckily for him, the ball doesn't take the edge

29.6

Pretorius to Smith, no run

End of over 30 (1 run) Eastern Province 89/2
MBA Smith    16* (43b 2x4)      D Pretorius    9-0-29-0
CN Ackermann    23* (56b 3x4)      D Klein    11-4-28-0

30.1

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

30.2

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

30.3

Deeb to Ackermann, FOUR, Didn't take long for Ackermann to greet the spinner with a sweep. With such a short legside boundary, it was always a possibility and was too square for the boundary rider to collect

30.4

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

30.5

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

30.6

Deeb to Ackermann, 1 run, cut away for a single

End of over 31 (5 runs) Eastern Province 94/2
CN Ackermann    28* (62b 4x4)      DR Deeb    1-0-5-0
MBA Smith    16* (43b 2x4)      D Pretorius    9-0-29-0

31.1

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

31.2

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

31.3

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

31.4

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run, Ackermann plays at it and the North West men think they've heard an edge. Umpire disagrees and the only reaction from the EP captain is his customary stroll to short leg

31.5

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

31.6

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

End of over 32 (maiden) Eastern Province 94/2
CN Ackermann    28* (68b 4x4)      Y Bulbulia    5-2-10-1
MBA Smith    16* (43b 2x4)      DR Deeb    1-0-5-0

32.1

Deeb to Smith, no run

32.2

Deeb to Smith, 1 run, cut away

32.3

Deeb to Ackermann, 1 no ball, Deeb joins Pretorius on the list of no ball offenders

32.3

Deeb to Ackermann, FOUR, swept, beats the boundary rider

32.4

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

32.5

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

32.6

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

End of over 33 (6 runs) Eastern Province 100/2
CN Ackermann    32* (73b 5x4)      DR Deeb    2-0-11-0
MBA Smith    17* (45b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    5-2-10-1

33.1

Bulbulia to Smith, no run

33.2

Bulbulia to Smith, no run

33.3

Bulbulia to Smith, no run

33.4

Bulbulia to Smith, no run

33.5

Bulbulia to Smith, no run

33.6

Bulbulia to Smith, no run, Bulbulia pushes one down leg and van den Bergh, standing up, collects and whips off the bails. Smith, however, hasn't moved and there is no appeal

End of over 34 (maiden) Eastern Province 100/2
MBA Smith    17* (51b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    6-3-10-1
CN Ackermann    32* (73b 5x4)      DR Deeb    2-0-11-0

34.1

Deeb to Ackermann, no run, attempted paddle from Ackermann and the North West players are convinced there was at least a glove to it as it spoons into the air. Van den Bergh takes, they duly appeal and Ackermann gestures towards his forearm. The umpire is motionless

34.2

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

34.3

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

34.4

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

34.5

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

34.6

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

Match State: Lunch - Day 1

End of over 35 (maiden) Eastern Province 100/2
CN Ackermann    32* (79b 5x4)      DR Deeb    3-1-11-0
MBA Smith    17* (51b 2x4)      Y Bulbulia    6-3-10-1

35.1

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

35.2

Mazibuko to Smith, 1 run, cut away strongly but straight to third man

35.3

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

35.4

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

35.5

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

35.6

Mazibuko to Ackermann, 1 run, flicked off the pads

End of over 36 (2 runs) Eastern Province 102/2
CN Ackermann    33* (83b 5x4)      VCM Mazibuko    7-0-23-1
MBA Smith    18* (53b 2x4)      DR Deeb    3-1-11-0

36.1

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

36.2

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

36.3

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

36.4

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

36.5

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

36.6

Deeb to Ackermann, no run, a fairly enthusiastic appeal for LBW from Deeb, but quickly turned down

End of over 37 (maiden) Eastern Province 102/2
CN Ackermann    33* (89b 5x4)      DR Deeb    4-2-11-0
MBA Smith    18* (53b 2x4)      VCM Mazibuko    7-0-23-1

37.1

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

37.2

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

37.3

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

37.4

Mazibuko to Smith, FOUR, pulled away to a very vacant legside boundary

37.5

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

37.6

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

End of over 38 (4 runs) Eastern Province 106/2
MBA Smith    22* (59b 3x4)      VCM Mazibuko    8-0-27-1
CN Ackermann    33* (89b 5x4)      DR Deeb    4-2-11-0

38.1

Deeb to Ackermann, 1 run

38.2

Deeb to Smith, no run

38.3

Deeb to Smith, no run

38.4

Deeb to Smith, no run

38.5

Deeb to Smith, no run

38.6

Deeb to Smith, 1 run, cut away for an easy single

End of over 39 (2 runs) Eastern Province 108/2
MBA Smith    23* (64b 3x4)      DR Deeb    5-2-13-0
CN Ackermann    34* (90b 5x4)      VCM Mazibuko    8-0-27-1

39.1

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

39.2

Mazibuko to Smith, no run

39.3

Mazibuko to Smith, 1 run, driven straight and a quick single taken in spite of mid-on rushing towards the ball. That brings up the fifty partnership between Ackermann and Smith

39.4

Mazibuko to Ackermann, FOUR, on drive, long boundary but well-timed

39.5

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

39.6

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

End of over 40 (5 runs) Eastern Province 113/2
CN Ackermann    38* (93b 6x4)      VCM Mazibuko    9-0-32-1
MBA Smith    24* (67b 3x4)      DR Deeb    5-2-13-0

40.1

Deeb to Smith, no run

40.2

Deeb to Smith, no run

40.3

Deeb to Smith, 1 run, cut through the covers, possibly a bit too well-timed as they can only manage one before the boundary sweeper's return

40.4

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

40.5

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

40.6

Deeb to Ackermann, 1 run, Ackermann takes a couple of steps and drives, missing mid on and managing a single to retain the strike

End of over 41 (2 runs) Eastern Province 115/2
CN Ackermann    39* (96b 6x4)      DR Deeb    6-2-15-0
MBA Smith    25* (70b 3x4)      VCM Mazibuko    9-0-32-1

41.1

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

41.2

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

41.3

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

41.4

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

41.5

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

41.6

Mazibuko to Ackermann, no run

End of over 42 (maiden) Eastern Province 115/2
CN Ackermann    39* (102b 6x4)      VCM Mazibuko    10-1-32-1
MBA Smith    25* (70b 3x4)      DR Deeb    6-2-15-0

42.1

Deeb to Smith, no run, cut straight to point

42.2

Deeb to Smith, no run

42.3

Deeb to Smith, no run

42.4

Deeb to Smith, no run

42.5

Deeb to Smith, no run

42.6

Deeb to Smith, no run

End of over 43 (maiden) Eastern Province 115/2
MBA Smith    25* (76b 3x4)      DR Deeb    7-3-15-0
CN Ackermann    39* (102b 6x4)      VCM Mazibuko    10-1-32-1

43.1

Klein to Ackermann, FOUR, cut away to the boundary just backward of square

43.2

Klein to Ackermann, no run

43.3

Klein to Ackermann, 1 run, Klein strays onto Ackermann's pads and he flicks it down towards fine leg. Only one taken as the fielder is quick to gather

43.4

Klein to Smith, no run

43.5

Klein to Smith, no run

43.6

Klein to Smith, no run

End of over 44 (5 runs) Eastern Province 120/2
MBA Smith    25* (79b 3x4)      D Klein    12-4-33-0
CN Ackermann    44* (105b 7x4)      DR Deeb    7-3-15-0

44.1

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

44.2

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

44.3

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

44.4

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

44.5

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

44.6

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

End of over 45 (maiden) Eastern Province 120/2
CN Ackermann    44* (111b 7x4)      DR Deeb    8-4-15-0
MBA Smith    25* (79b 3x4)      D Klein    12-4-33-0

45.1

Klein to Smith, 1 run

45.2

Klein to Ackermann, no run

45.3

Klein to Ackermann, no run

45.4

Klein to Ackermann, no run

45.5

Klein to Ackermann, FOUR, yet another cut just backward of square. Batsmen are taking advantage of the short boundary on the scoreboard side of the park

45.6

Klein to Ackermann, no run, Klein attempts to heal his ego with a bouncer, under which Ackermann is easily able to duck

Ackermann appears to be struggling with cramp in his left hand. The twelfth man has been on and off but seems to be able to offer nothing more than water and a comforting word

End of over 46 (5 runs) Eastern Province 125/2
CN Ackermann    48* (116b 8x4)      D Klein    13-4-38-0
MBA Smith    26* (80b 3x4)      DR Deeb    8-4-15-0

46.1

Deeb to Smith, no run

46.2

Deeb to Smith, 1 run

46.3

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

46.4

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

46.5

Deeb to Ackermann, no run

46.6

Deeb to Ackermann, 1 run, swept for an easy single down to fine leg. This takes the EP captain to 49 and he retains the strike

End of over 47 (2 runs) Eastern Province 127/2
CN Ackermann    49* (120b 8x4)      DR Deeb    9-4-17-0
MBA Smith    27* (82b 3x4)      D Klein    13-4-38-0

47.1

Klein to Ackermann, no run

47.2

Klein to Ackermann, no run, Ackermann tries to guide the ball through the off-side field but it catches the bottom edge. Third slip receives it and Klein thinks he has his man. Alas, bump ball

47.3

Klein to Ackermann, no run

47.4

Klein to Ackermann, no run

47.5

Klein to Ackermann, no run

47.6

Klein to Ackermann, FOUR, full, a gift to a man just short of a half-century and Ackermann duly drives it straight back past the bowler

End of over 48 (4 runs) Eastern Province 131/2
CN Ackermann    53* (126b 9x4)      D Klein    14-4-42-0
MBA Smith    27* (82b 3x4)      DR Deeb    9-4-17-0

48.1

Gericke to Smith, no run

48.2

Gericke to Smith, 2 runs, erring slightly on the leg side and Smith guides it down towards the fine leg boundary

48.3

Gericke to Smith, 1 run, pushed towards square leg

48.4

Gericke to Ackermann, 1 run

48.5

Gericke to Smith, 1 run, driven, finally giving the man at long on some work to do

48.6

Gericke to Ackermann, 1 run

End of over 49 (6 runs) Eastern Province 137/2
CN Ackermann    55* (128b 9x4)      JS Gericke    1-0-6-0
MBA Smith    31* (86b 3x4)      D Klein    14-4-42-0

49.1

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

49.2

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

49.3

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

49.4

Bulbulia to Ackermann, no run

49.5

Bulbulia to Ackermann, 1 bye

49.6

Bulbulia to Smith, 1 bye

End of over 50 (2 runs, maiden) Eastern Province 139/2
MBA Smith    31* (87b 3x4)      Y Bulbulia    7-4-10-1
CN Ackermann    55* (133b 9x4)      JS Gericke    1-0-6-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
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